About Us

ReadBuilt Pool

ReadBuilt provides Residential building services from the Northern suburbs down to the Mornington Peninsula. With extensive experience in all aspects of residential construction, We strive to provide our valued customers with a high quality, transparent and honest experience throughout their project.

| The Team

Michael Read


Starting his journey in construction straight out of school in 2007, Michael’s experience in the industry has spanned far and wide. From all major aspects of construction to manufacturing, supply chain and engineering, Michael draws on this broad experience in delivering successful outcomes for all of our clients. With the firm belief that being open, honest and transparent is an integral aspect of running a building company, Michael lives by that belief every day when dealing with clients, trades and suppliers. Michael also takes great pride in passing on as much knowledge as he can to our employees.

Ellery Read


Assisting with the administrative needs of the company, Ellery does an outstanding job juggling those needs and the needs of Michael and Ellery’s young family. Ellery is able to utilize her diverse life experiences to provide support where ever the company may require it. The crew is especially thankful for the frozen coke deliveries during summer!

Stephen Read

Business Development

Providing an increase to the average age at ReadBuilt, Michael’s father Stephen provides vital support to the overall development of the company and the way we operate. With extensive global management experience in one of the worlds largest companies, Stephen offers high level thinking and analytics a long with a different perspective of thinking.

Matthew Read


Bringing creative flair and digital nouse to ReadBuilt, Michael’s brother Matt looks after video production, photography and web design for the business. Ensuring our amazing projects shine online. Matt is also the owner of Drover Studios, a Melbourne based production company.

Jarred Loosley


Jarred is a recent addition to our team but has already shown his worth to the company, Coming from a production framing back ground he has taken on a more senior role than previously held and is adjusting to the change very nicely. Jarred has a keen attitude to learn all aspects of building and further both his knowledge and his career in a broader environment.

Todd Chamberlain


Todd joined us in 2019 and completed the last 3 years of his apprenticeship with us. Showing exceptional leadership skills and a likable demeanor, Todd is taking the next step in his journey and taking on a much wider range of tasks while also assuming more responsibility in leading a team on site.

Lachlan Carter

Apprentice Carpenter

Matthew Whitworth

Apprentice Carpenter

Darcy McDonald

Apprentice Carpenter

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We are based in South East Melbourne and work across all areas of Victoria.